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1. Elementary (2012– )

TV-14 | 60 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.9
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A modern take on the cases of Sherlock Holmes, with the detective now living in New York City.

Stars: Jonny Lee Miller, Lucy Liu, Aidan Quinn, Jon Michael Hill

Votes: 80,454

2. John Wick (2014)

R | 101 min | Action, Crime, Thriller

7.2
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68 Metascore

An ex-hitman comes out of retirement to track down the gangsters that took everything from him.

Directors: Chad Stahelski, David Leitch | Stars: Keanu Reeves, Michael Nyqvist, Alfie Allen, Willem Dafoe

Votes: 316,666 | Gross: $43.00M

3. The Dark Knight Rises (2012)

PG-13 | 164 min | Action, Thriller

8.5
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78 Metascore

Eight years after the Joker's reign of anarchy, the Dark Knight, with the help of the enigmatic Selina, is forced from his imposed exile to save Gotham City, now on the edge of total annihilation, from the brutal guerrilla terrorist Bane.

Director: Christopher Nolan | Stars: Christian Bale, Tom Hardy, Anne Hathaway, Gary Oldman

Votes: 1,215,813 | Gross: $448.13M

4. The Amazing Spider-Man 2 (2014)

PG-13 | 142 min | Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi

6.7
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53 Metascore

When New York is put under siege by Oscorp, it is up to Spider-Man to save the city he swore to protect as well as his loved ones.

Director: Marc Webb | Stars: Andrew Garfield, Emma Stone, Jamie Foxx, Paul Giamatti

Votes: 340,266 | Gross: $202.85M

5. Spider-Man 3 (2007)

PG-13 | 139 min | Action, Adventure

6.2
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59 Metascore

A strange black entity from another world bonds with Peter Parker and causes inner turmoil as he contends with new villains, temptations, and revenge.

Director: Sam Raimi | Stars: Tobey Maguire, Kirsten Dunst, Topher Grace, Thomas Haden Church

Votes: 404,020 | Gross: $336.53M

6. The Intern (I) (2015)

PG-13 | 121 min | Comedy, Drama

7.1
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51 Metascore

70-year-old widower Ben Whittaker has discovered that retirement isn't all it's cracked up to be. Seizing an opportunity to get back in the game, he becomes a senior intern at an online fashion site, founded and run by Jules Ostin.

Director: Nancy Meyers | Stars: Robert De Niro, Anne Hathaway, Rene Russo, Anders Holm

Votes: 158,061 | Gross: $75.27M

7. Movie 43 (2013)

R | 94 min | Comedy, Romance

4.3
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18 Metascore

A series of interconnected short films follows a washed-up producer as he pitches insane story lines featuring some of the biggest stars in Hollywood.

Directors: Elizabeth Banks, Steven Brill, Steve Carr, Rusty Cundieff, James Duffy, Griffin Dunne, Peter Farrelly, Patrik Forsberg, Will Graham, James Gunn, Brett Ratner, Jonathan van Tulleken, Bob Odenkirk | Stars: Emma Stone, Stephen Merchant, Richard Gere, Liev Schreiber

Votes: 83,211 | Gross: $8.83M

8. Men in Black 3 (2012)

PG-13 | 106 min | Action, Adventure, Comedy

6.8
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58 Metascore

Agent J travels in time to M.I.B.'s early days in 1969 to stop an alien from assassinating his friend Agent K and changing history.

Director: Barry Sonnenfeld | Stars: Will Smith, Tommy Lee Jones, Josh Brolin, Jemaine Clement

Votes: 277,298 | Gross: $179.02M

9. The Bourne Ultimatum (2007)

PG-13 | 115 min | Action, Mystery, Thriller

8.1
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85 Metascore

Jason Bourne dodges a ruthless CIA official and his agents from a new assassination program while searching for the origins of his life as a trained killer.

Director: Paul Greengrass | Stars: Matt Damon, Edgar Ramírez, Joan Allen, Julia Stiles

Votes: 522,981 | Gross: $227.14M

10. Inside Llewyn Davis (2013)

R | 104 min | Drama, Music

7.4
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92 Metascore

A week in the life of a young singer as he navigates the Greenwich Village folk scene of 1961.

Directors: Ethan Coen, Joel Coen | Stars: Oscar Isaac, Carey Mulligan, John Goodman, Garrett Hedlund

Votes: 105,076 | Gross: $13.21M

11. Jack Ryan: Shadow Recruit (2014)

PG-13 | 105 min | Action, Drama, Thriller

6.2
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57 Metascore

Jack Ryan, as a young covert CIA analyst, uncovers a Russian plot to crash the U.S. economy with a terrorist attack.

Director: Kenneth Branagh | Stars: Chris Pine, Kevin Costner, Keira Knightley, Kenneth Branagh

Votes: 103,291 | Gross: $50.55M

12. The Adjustment Bureau (2011)

PG-13 | 106 min | Romance, Sci-Fi, Thriller

7.1
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60 Metascore

The affair between a politician and a contemporary dancer is affected by mysterious forces keeping the lovers apart.

Director: George Nolfi | Stars: Matt Damon, Emily Blunt, Lisa Thoreson, Florence Kastriner

Votes: 207,894 | Gross: $62.45M

13. Non-Stop (2014)

PG-13 | 106 min | Action, Mystery, Thriller

7.0
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56 Metascore

An air marshal springs into action during a transatlantic flight after receiving a series of text messages demanding $150 million into an off-shore account, or someone will die every 20 minutes.

Director: Jaume Collet-Serra | Stars: Liam Neeson, Julianne Moore, Scoot McNairy, Michelle Dockery

Votes: 211,094 | Gross: $91.44M

14. Get Him to the Greek (2010)

R | 109 min | Comedy, Music

6.4
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65 Metascore

A record company intern is hired to accompany out-of-control British rock star Aldous Snow to a concert at L.A.'s Greek Theater.

Director: Nicholas Stoller | Stars: Jonah Hill, Russell Brand, Elisabeth Moss, Rose Byrne

Votes: 151,585 | Gross: $60.92M

15. Smash (2012–2013)

44 min | Drama, Musical

7.7
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There is more drama behind the scenes than on stage, as the team prepares an ambitious Broadway musical on the life of Marilyn Monroe.

Stars: Debra Messing, Jack Davenport, Katharine McPhee, Christian Borle

Votes: 14,913

16. Julie & Julia (2009)

PG-13 | 118 min | Biography, Drama, Romance

7.0
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66 Metascore

Julia Child's story of her start in the cooking profession is intertwined with blogger Julie Powell's 2002 challenge to cook all the recipes in Child's first book.

Director: Nora Ephron | Stars: Amy Adams, Meryl Streep, Chris Messina, Stanley Tucci

Votes: 83,775 | Gross: $94.13M

17. Deception (I) (2008)

R | 107 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

6.1
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31 Metascore

An accountant is introduced to a mysterious sex club known as The List by his lawyer friend. But in this new world, he soon becomes the prime suspect in a woman's disappearance and a multi-million dollar heist.

Director: Marcel Langenegger | Stars: Hugh Jackman, Ewan McGregor, Michelle Williams, Bruce Altman

Votes: 33,723 | Gross: $4.60M

18. What Happens in Vegas (2008)

PG-13 | 99 min | Comedy, Romance

6.1
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36 Metascore

A man and a woman are compelled, for legal reasons, to live life as a couple for a limited period of time. At stake is a large amount of money.

Director: Tom Vaughan | Stars: Cameron Diaz, Ashton Kutcher, Rob Corddry, Lake Bell

Votes: 146,013 | Gross: $80.28M

19. I Now Pronounce You Chuck & Larry (2007)

PG-13 | 115 min | Comedy, Romance

6.0
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37 Metascore

Two straight, single Brooklyn firefighters pretend to be a gay couple in order to receive domestic partner benefits.

Director: Dennis Dugan | Stars: Adam Sandler, Kevin James, Jessica Biel, Dan Aykroyd

Votes: 123,803 | Gross: $119.68M

20. Rescue Me (2004–2011)

TV-MA | 60 min | Drama, Comedy

8.4
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Tommy Gavin deals with the fears of his job as a firefighter and seeing his ex-wife dating other men.

Stars: Denis Leary, Michael Lombardi, Steven Pasquale, Andrea Roth

Votes: 22,720

21. Stay (I) (2005)

R | 99 min | Drama, Mystery, Thriller

6.9
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41 Metascore

This movie focuses on the attempts of a psychiatrist to prevent one of his patients from committing suicide while trying to maintain his own grip on reality.

Director: Marc Forster | Stars: Ewan McGregor, Naomi Watts, Ryan Gosling, Kate Burton

Votes: 63,821 | Gross: $3.63M

22. Kate & Leopold (2001)

PG-13 | 118 min | Comedy, Fantasy, Romance

6.4
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44 Metascore

An English Duke from 1876 is inadvertedly dragged to modern day New York where he falls for a plucky advertising executive.

Director: James Mangold | Stars: Meg Ryan, Hugh Jackman, Liev Schreiber, Breckin Meyer

Votes: 67,547 | Gross: $47.10M

23. Hide and Seek (2005)

R | 101 min | Drama, Horror, Mystery

5.9
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35 Metascore

As a widower tries to piece together his life in the wake of his wife's suicide, his daughter finds solace -- at first -- in her imaginary friend.

Director: John Polson | Stars: Robert De Niro, Dakota Fanning, Famke Janssen, Elisabeth Shue

Votes: 72,463 | Gross: $51.10M

24. The Son of No One (2011)

R | 90 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

5.1
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36 Metascore

A young cop is assigned to a precinct in the working class neighborhood where he grew up, and an old secret threatens to destroy his life and his family.

Director: Dito Montiel | Stars: Channing Tatum, Al Pacino, Juliette Binoche, James Ransone

Votes: 14,724 | Gross: $0.03M

25. Perfect Stranger (2007)

R | 109 min | Crime, Mystery, Thriller

5.7
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31 Metascore

A journalist goes undercover to ferret out businessman Harrison Hill as her childhood friend's killer. Posing as one of his temps, she enters into a game of online cat-and-mouse.

Director: James Foley | Stars: Halle Berry, Bruce Willis, Giovanni Ribisi, Richard Portnow

Votes: 38,907 | Gross: $23.71M

26. Baby Mama (2008)

PG-13 | 99 min | Comedy, Romance

6.0
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55 Metascore

A successful, single businesswoman who dreams of having a baby discovers she is infertile and hires a working class woman to be her unlikely surrogate.

Director: Michael McCullers | Stars: Tina Fey, Amy Poehler, Sigourney Weaver, Greg Kinnear

Votes: 35,324 | Gross: $60.27M

27. Did You Hear About the Morgans? (2009)

PG-13 | 103 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

4.8
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27 Metascore

In New York City, an estranged couple who witness a murder are relocated to small-town Wyoming as part of a witness-protection program.

Director: Marc Lawrence | Stars: Hugh Grant, Sarah Jessica Parker, Sam Elliott, Elisabeth Moss

Votes: 30,770 | Gross: $29.58M

28. Bad Company (2002)

PG-13 | 116 min | Action, Adventure, Comedy

5.6
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37 Metascore

When a Harvard-educated CIA agent is killed during an operation, the secret agency recruits his twin brother.

Director: Joel Schumacher | Stars: Anthony Hopkins, Chris Rock, Peter Stormare, Gabriel Macht

Votes: 40,690 | Gross: $30.16M

29. Prime (2005)

PG-13 | 105 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

6.2
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58 Metascore

A career driven professional from Manhattan is wooed by a young painter, who also happens to be the son of her psychoanalyst.

Director: Ben Younger | Stars: Uma Thurman, Meryl Streep, Bryan Greenberg, Jon Abrahams

Votes: 35,982 | Gross: $22.73M

30. El cantante (2006)

R | 106 min | Biography, Drama, Music

5.5
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46 Metascore

The life story of Hector Lavoe who started the salsa movement in 1975 and brought it to the United States.

Director: Leon Ichaso | Stars: Marc Anthony, Jennifer Lopez, John Ortiz, Manny Perez

Votes: 4,209 | Gross: $7.56M

31. Allegiance (2015)

TV-14 | 42 min | Drama, Thriller

7.2
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A rookie CIA analyst doesn't know that members of his family are part of a Russian sleeper cell.

Stars: Hope Davis, Scott Cohen, Margarita Levieva, Morgan Spector

Votes: 3,460

32. Public Morals (2015)

TV-MA | 60 min | Crime, Drama

6.9
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Set in the early 1960's in New York City's Public Morals Division, where cops walk the line between morality and criminality as the temptations that come from dealing with all kinds of vice can get the better of them.

Stars: Edward Burns, Michael Rapaport, Elizabeth Masucci, Austin Stowell

Votes: 2,363

33. The Hoax (2006)

R | 116 min | Comedy, Drama

6.7
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70 Metascore

In what would cause a fantastic media frenzy, Clifford Irving sells his bogus biography of Howard Hughes to a premiere publishing house in the early 1970s.

Director: Lasse Hallström | Stars: Richard Gere, Alfred Molina, David Aaron Baker, John Carter

Votes: 14,840 | Gross: $7.16M

34. Imaginary Heroes (2004)

R | 111 min | Comedy, Drama

7.3
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53 Metascore

The Travis family façade is destroyed by an event incomprehensible to them -- an event which will open locked doors and finally reveal the secrets that have haunted them for decades.

Director: Dan Harris | Stars: Sigourney Weaver, Jeff Daniels, Emile Hirsch, Michelle Williams

Votes: 8,835 | Gross: $0.23M

35. State Property 2 (2005)

R | 94 min | Musical, Action, Crime

4.4
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33 Metascore

Three gangsters vie for control of the streets of Philadelphia.

Director: Damon Dash | Stars: Beanie Sigel, Noreaga, Damon Dash, Michael Bentt

Votes: 1,225 | Gross: $1.68M

36. Porn 'n Chicken (2002 TV Movie)

100 min | Comedy

4.8
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Add a Plot

Director: Lawrence Trilling | Stars: Ebon Moss-Bachrach, Angela Goethals, Alex Burns, Geoffrey Arend

Votes: 653

37. Mystery Woman: Snapshot (2005 TV Movie)

TV-PG | 85 min | Crime, Mystery, Thriller

6.8
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Amateur sleuth Samantha Kinsey's latest case has her trying to figure out who killed her best friend Barbara after she was left out of her family's will and every one of the family members become suspects.

Director: Georg Stanford Brown | Stars: Kellie Martin, Clarence Williams III, Nina Siemaszko, Casey Sander

Votes: 379

38. Elementary (2012– )
Episode: A Controlled Descent (2015)

TV-14 | 42 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.5
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Holmes and Watson take on an investigation of a personal nature when Holmes' friend and former recovery sponsor Alfredo suddenly disappears.

Director: John Polson | Stars: Jonny Lee Miller, Lucy Liu, Jon Michael Hill, Aidan Quinn

Votes: 551

39. Elementary (2012– )
Episode: Absconded (2015)

TV-14 | 43 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.1
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A researcher - one of Sherlock's fellow beekeepers - who was investigating a deadly honeybee outbreak is killed; Capt. Gregson asks Watson for help with an unofficial investigation that helps him make a decision.

Director: Guy Ferland | Stars: Jonny Lee Miller, Lucy Liu, Jon Michael Hill, Aidan Quinn

Votes: 421

40. Rescue Me (2004–2011)
Episode: Alarm (2004)

TV-MA | 45 min | Drama, Comedy

8.1
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Tommy finds a pregnancy test in the trash at his wife's house, and instantly assumes that the test is his daughter Colleen's. Janet is forced to break the news that the test is actually ... See full summary »

Director: John Fortenberry | Stars: Denis Leary, Michael Lombardi, James McCaffrey, Jack McGee

Votes: 122

41. Rescue Me (2004–2011)
Episode: Butterfly (2004)

TV-MA | 45 min | Drama, Comedy

8.1
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Tommy goes to see a doctor who prescribes him medication for his depression and insomnia, with the caveat that he shouldn't drink while on the meds. Dr. Shinsky, Tommy's neighbor and ... See full summary »

Director: Adam Bernstein | Stars: Denis Leary, Michael Lombardi, James McCaffrey, Jack McGee

Votes: 128

42. Rescue Me (2004–2011)
Episode: DNA (2004)

TV-MA | 44 min | Drama, Comedy

8.5
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Franco's former girlfriend Nez tells him that he is the father of her five-year old daughter, but only after she sleeps with Sean. Franco decides to take a paternity test to determine if ... See full summary »

Director: Jace Alexander | Stars: Denis Leary, Michael Lombardi, James McCaffrey, Jack McGee

Votes: 146

43. Elementary (2012– )
Episode: For All You Know (2015)

TV-14 | 43 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.4
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Holmes investigates himself when he becomes a suspect in a murder that took place during the height of his addiction; clues make Holmes question his innocence.

Director: Guy Ferland | Stars: Jonny Lee Miller, Lucy Liu, Jon Michael Hill, Aidan Quinn

Votes: 500

44. Rescue Me (2004–2011)
Episode: Gay (2004)

TV-MA | 42 min | Drama, Comedy

8.4
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Tommy Gavin finally meets his ex-wife's new boyfriend, Roger, and enlists his brother and nephew to help sabotage Roger's financial and computer records. After confronting his ex-wife Janet... See full summary »

Director: John Fortenberry | Stars: Denis Leary, Michael Lombardi, James McCaffrey, Jack McGee

Votes: 176

45. Rescue Me (2004–2011)
Episode: Guts (2004)

TV-MA | 45 min | Drama, Comedy

8.9
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Tommy Gavin is a firefighter and father who's struggling to cope with the daily turmoil of his life. After his wife Janet leaves him, Tommy moves into a house across the street from her to ... See full summary »

Director: Peter Tolan | Stars: Denis Leary, Michael Lombardi, James McCaffrey, Jack McGee

Votes: 249

46. Elementary (2012– )
Episode: Hemlock (2015)

TV-PG | 42 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.3
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Holmes and Watson are faced with a very large suspect pool when a debt collector is murdered; Andrew wants Watson to meet his father.

Director: Christine Moore | Stars: Jonny Lee Miller, Lucy Liu, Jon Michael Hill, Aidan Quinn

Votes: 501

47. Rescue Me (2004–2011)
Episode: Immortal (2004)

TV-MA | 46 min | Drama, Comedy

8.3
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Now that he is having sex with Sheila, Tommy cannot shake his visions of her late husband's ghost. On top of dreaming about Jimmy, the shaky finances that have him owing Janet four thousand... See full summary »

Director: Jace Alexander | Stars: Denis Leary, Michael Lombardi, James McCaffrey, Jack McGee

Votes: 123

48. Rescue Me (2004–2011)
Episode: Inches (2004)

TV-MA | 45 min | Drama, Comedy

8.3
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On a lark, the guys in the house decide to have a contest to determine whose manhood is the longest. Unfortunately, Franco and a girlfriend run into a little trouble as they take his ... See full summary »

Director: John Fortenberry | Stars: Denis Leary, Michael Lombardi, James McCaffrey, Jack McGee

Votes: 141

49. Rescue Me (2004–2011)
Episode: Kansas (2004)

TV-MA | 45 min | Drama, Comedy

8.4
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Chief Reilly is facing severe repercussions after beating up a gay firefighter. In a desperate attempt to find a witness who will testify on his behalf, Chief Reilly seeks out a bartender ... See full summary »

Director: John Fortenberry | Stars: Denis Leary, Michael Lombardi, James McCaffrey, Jack McGee

Votes: 150

50. Rescue Me (2004–2011)
Episode: Mom (2004)

TV-MA | 44 min | Drama, Comedy

8.3
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Pressured by his mom into dating a friend's daughter, Mike is disappointed -- but not surprised -- to find that she's overweight. But after forcing him to admit to his ambivalence about ... See full summary »

Director: Jace Alexander | Stars: Denis Leary, Michael Lombardi, James McCaffrey, Jack McGee

Votes: 118